Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.
  1. NME: Best Albums of 2011
  2. Gigwise: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  3. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  4. Rip It Up: 10 Best Albums of 2011
  5. DIY: Albums of 2011
  6. Hot Press: Top 30 Albums of 2011
  7. Antiquiet: 20 Best Albums of 2011
  8. FasterLouder: Best Albums of 2011
  9. Fly: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  10. Mojo: Best Albums of 2011
  11. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2011